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‘Fracking’ overtakes ‘Climate Change’ in Google searches

December 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Pro and anti-drilling camps trade barbs for the cameras
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‘Fracking’ overtakes ‘Climate Change’ in Google searches

December 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Pro and anti-drilling camps trade barbs for the cameras
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ND approves frack water disposal well near Killdeer

September 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday approved the creation of a saltwater disposal well outside of Killdeer that some think is too close to a future subdivision. Continue Reading

Editorial: Environmental regulations priority in oil country

September 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Sen. John Hoeven introduced legislation last week which says states, not the federal government, are best equipped to be the primary regulators of hydraulic fracturing. Continue Reading

Fracking sand depot in the works in Richardton

August 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

RICHARDTON City commissioners unanimously agreed to allow annexation of nearly 80 acres of land south of the railroad for a fracking sand railroad depot during a meeting Monday at City Hall. Continue Reading

EPA, Wyoming agree to more groundwater testing in fracking areas

March 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

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Mont. preps for drilling in ‘Alberta Bakken’

February 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) State and federal officials next month will offer residents of north-central Montana a primer on the potential environmental and community effects of anticipated oil and gas development.
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ND officials backing fracking for oil production

November 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota’s Industrial Commission is telling the federal Environmental Protection Agency that it doesn’t need to regulate hydraulic fracturing in the state.
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